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Hugh Henry Breckenridge papers

Creator:
Breckenridge, Hugh H. (Hugh Henry), 1870-1937  Search this
Valley House Gallery  Search this
Names:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  Search this
Vogel, Donald S., 1917-2004  Search this
Extent:
1.6 Linear feet ((on 4 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1903-1976
Scope and Contents:
Notes, writings, sketches, printed material, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and exhibition materials.
REEL 1779: 2 logbooks of paintings with photographs, prices, and exhibition records; a photograph of students at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts; three scrapbooks of photographs of his paintings and portraits; photocopies of clippings and of a brochure of the Breckenridge School of Painting, East Gloucester, Mass.
REEL 1828: A notebook with notes for class demonstrations and sketches; edited and final typescripts of an unpublished manuscript, BOOK ON ART, by Breckenridge, and of lectures by Breckenridge; and two brochures from the Breckenridge School of Art.
REEL 1907: Essays, lectures, and notes on art; a typed recipe for pastel sticks; clippings; a lecture announcement; a membership list; and a fragment of letter received.
REEL 2410: Three letters; a typescript of Breckenridge's unpublished book on art; exhibition catalogs, newspaper clippings, and printed miscellany; and ca. 118 photographs, mostly of his paintings. Also includes papers concerning the 1967 retrospective exhibition of Breckenridge's work at the Valley House Gallery, Dallas, Texas, which contain correspondence, letters from Breckenridge's daughter, Margaret Skinner to Margaret Vogel of the gallery; letter from museums and patrons to Valley House Gallery director, Donald S. Vogel; copies of letters sent from the gallery; biographical information; financial material; exhibition catalogs; and news clippings.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter and educator; Philadelphia, Pa. Founded the Breckenridge School of Art. Was Dean of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.
Provenance:
Lent 1980 by Donald S. Vogel, director of Valley House Gallery, and by Dorothy D. Breckenridge, Breckenridge's widow.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.brechugh
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c3579f04-d89f-4b7c-abab-352cfd98301e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-brechugh

Oral history interview with Donald S. Vogel

Interviewee:
Vogel, Donald S., 1917-2004  Search this
Interviewer:
Ferguson, Lisa  Search this
Extent:
163 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1979 September 18-November 28
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Donald S. Vogel conducted 1979 September 18-November 28, by Lisa Laughlin (Ferguson), for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Donald S. Vogel (1917-2004) was a painter and gallery director from Dallas, Tex.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 11 digital wav files. Duration is 7 hr., 6 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Gallery directors -- Texas -- Dallas -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- Texas -- Dallas -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.vogel79
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fac69e1c-7e31-42b1-b20b-8cb91c5bbd63
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-vogel79
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